State Library of Victoria

State Library looks to the future for its revamp

21st Feb 2018
As part of its $88 million redevelopment, the State Library of Victoria (SLV) is providing Victorian apprentices, trainees and cadets with the opportunity to help with its transformation as part of... Read more

State Library of Victoria's Vision 2020 kicks off after securing philanthropic support

5th Sep 2017
The State Library of Victoria has secured final philanthropic funding from the Hasen Little Foundation that will allow the library's Vision 2020 transformation to kick off in earnest. As previously... Read more

The State Library of Victoria's 2020 vision

31st Mar 2017
The State Library of Victoria is set to undergo further transformation as part of the library's $88.1 million 2020 Vision. The Ian Potter Queen’s Hall and a number of gallery spaces are set to be... Read more

The next chapter in the State Library of Victoria's long lifetime

4th May 2015
It's a prime CBD site that has been under constant redevelopment ever since the 1850s and this decade is set to be no different. The Minister for Creative Industries, Martin Foley, announced in the... Read more

State Library of Victoria - a cultural icon

21st May 2013
304–328 Swanston Street, Melbourne 1854-1856 Joseph Reed; 1870 Reed and Barnes; 1906–11 Bates, Peebles and Smart; 1951 Percy Everett, Public Works Department; 1990-98 Ancher, Mortlock and Woolley The... Read more